book2book

  booktrade.info

Search Booktrade.info:  


Tuesday 21st October

Book2book Home Book Trade News Trade Announcements Bestseller Lists About Booktrade.info

Liverpool To Slash 50% Of Library Funding

Posted at 10:27AM Friday 07 Feb 2014

Up to £500,000 will have to be shaved off the budget for the city's libraries every year for the next three years, as well as the £1m decided on previously that will be taken this year.

Factored into how much must be cut is the required repayments for the Central Library refurbishment of around £1m a year for the next 30 years under the Private Finance Initiative (PFI) scheme that paid for it.

liverpoolecho.co.uk




Get book trade news by email

Daily book trade headlines and breaking publishing news by email - just £3 a month. Click on the Subscribe button below to sign up now

Find out more


Search the news archive:
 






More Book Trade News

Is Poppy Pym The New Harry Potter?
www.independent.co.uk

Children's bookseller wins Independent's new author search

Atavist Books To Close
www.publishersweekly.com

Venture will wind down its operations, and no longer publish any titles after December 31, 2014

Tom Hanks Publishes Short Story In The New Yorker
www.theguardian.com

The Apollo 13 star sees his first piece of fiction, about four friends who plan a trip to the moon, in the pages of the illustrious magazine

Vancouver E-book Start Up Looks To Rewrite Future Of Publishing Industry
ca.finance.yahoo.com

Creators bill the technology as the literary equivalent of Netflix

Waterstones Invites Guests For Sleepover After Tourist Found Himself Locked Inside Store
www.standard.co.uk

Advertising the competition on accommodation website Airbnb

Account Sign-In

Most Popular Stories

  1. Amazon Signs Multi-year Deal With Simon & Schuster
  2. Waterstones Invites Guests For Sleepover After Tourist Found Himself Locked Inside Store
  3. Book Printed As Birthday Gift Makes Literary Prize Shortlist
  4. Vancouver E-book Start Up Looks To Rewrite Future Of Publishing Industry
  5. Nominations published for the CILIP Carnegie & Kate Greenaway Medals 2015
  6. Vivienne Westwood Accused Of Plagiarism Over Book On Her Life
  7. Four Reasons We All Love Waterstones At The Moment
  8. London's Influential Literati
  9. Flipkart Squares Off Against Amazon In India
  10. 2014 Cundill Prize Names Three Finalists For Historical Literature Award